I-Light/Indiana GigaPoP Conference

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On Thursday, June 28, 9am to 5pm, I-Light and the Indiana GigaPoP will host a member conference at the Ball State Alumni Center. The 50,000-square-foot facility is located at the corner of Tillotson and Bethel avenues on the northeast side of campus near the Scheumann Stadium and was designed by the internationally renowned architectural firm Pei, Cobb, Freed, and Partners.

Visitors will be able to access Ball State’s wireless network. When you are on campus property, choose “bsuguest”.

Driving Directions
General driving directions to Ball State University can be found at go.iu.edu/55c or use 2800 W. Bethel Ave. Muncie, IN 47306, to map directions to the Alumni Center on your mobile device.

Parking Information
Alumni Center guests can park in the yellow lot marked for Faculty/Staff without a parking pass. The lot is next to the Scheumann Stadium. The Alumni Center is marked as building “3” on the visitors’ map and the parking area next to the Scheumann Stadium is marked “79.” Visitors should not park in the purple lot marked for freshman or any zone for service vehicles or handicapped parking unless you have a tag specifically permitting you to park in one of these defined location. A ticket, steep fine or tow will be assessed and nothing can be done to revoke the ticket.

Lodging
The L.A. Pittenger Student Center Hotel is located on the south end of the campus directly across the street from the Administration Building. Contact the hotel at (765) 285-1555 or through their website. The hotel provides free Wi-Fi access to the Internet.

There are several other area hotels and a B&B close to the Alumni Center:
Hampton Inn & Suites Muncie
Holiday Inn Express
McDowell-Nearing House B&B
Marriott Fairfield Inn